Add a shadow to text

Do one of the following:

ShowAdd a shadow to or remove a shadow from text in a text box

  1. Select the text you want to change.
  2. On the Format menu, click Font.
  3. Under Effects, click Shadow.

ShowAdd a shadow to or remove a shadow from all of the text in a text box

  1. Click in the text box that you want to change.
  2. Press CTRL+A.
  3. On the Format menu, click Font.
  4. Under Effects, click Shadow.

ShowInsert WordArt with a shadow

  1. On the Objects toolbar (toolbar: A bar with buttons and options that you use to carry out commands. To display a toolbar, press ALT and then SHIFT+F10.), click Insert WordArt Button image.
  2. In the WordArt Gallery, click the WordArt (WordArt: Text objects you create with ready-made effects to which you can apply additional formatting options.) with the shadow effect that you want, and then click OK.
  3. In the Edit WordArt Text dialog box, type the text you want, and then select any options you want.

 Note   You can also add a shadow to WordArt by selecting the WordArt that you want to change, and then clicking Shadow Style Button image on the Formatting toolbar.

 
 
Applies to:
Publisher 2007, Publisher 2003